Hong V. Tieu, MD

Board Certifications: 
Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease

Overview

Dr. Hong Van Tieu is an Assistant Professor in Clinical Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Columbia University, as well as an Associate Member in the Laboratory of Infectious Disease Prevention at the New York Blood Center. During fellowship at Columbia University, she studied immunologic markers to predict and diagnose tuberculosis-associated immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in HIV and TB co-infected adults in Thailand.

She served as a co-investigator of the New York City site for the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) 061 study to prevent HIV infection among Black men who have sex with men (MSM). She is a PI of a K01 career development award to study how sexual networks influence HIV risk among MSM in New York City. She is also involved in HIV vaccine studies with the Columbia University HIV Vaccine Trials Unit in collaboration with the New York Blood Center.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Female

Location(s)

College of Physicians and Surgeons (P&S)
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
Primary

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Residency: Boston Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: New York City Health Department

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Disease

Research

Selected Publications

  • Tieu HV, Spikes P, Patterson J, Bonner S, Egan JE, Goodman K, Stewart K, Frye V, Xu G, Hoover DR, Koblin BA. Sociodemographic and Risk Behavior Characteristics Associated with Unprotected Sex with Women among Black Men Who Have Sex with Men and Women in New York City. AIDS Care 2012 [Epub ahead of print].
  • Koblin BA, Bonner S, Powell B, Metralexis P, Egan JE, Patterson J, Xu G, Hoover DR, Goodman K, Chin J, Tieu HV, Spikes P. A Randomized Trial of a Behavioral Intervention for Black Men Who Have Sex with Men: The DiSH Study, AIDS 2012;26(4):483-8.
  • Koblin BA, Mansergh G, Frye V, Tieu HV, Hoover DR, Bonner S, Flores SA, Hudson SM, Colfax GN, Project Mix Study Team. Condom Use Decision Making in the Context of Hypothetical Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Efficacy among Substance-using Men Who Have Sex with Men: Project MIX. JAIDS 2011;58(3):319-27.
  • Edwards-Jackson N, Kerr SJ, Tieu HV, Ananworanich J, Hammer SM, Ruxrungtham K, Phanuphak P, Avihingsanon A, the HIV-NAT 006 Study Team. Cardiovascular Risk Assessment in Persons with HIV in the Developing World: Comparing Three Risk Equations in a Cohort of HIV-infected Thais. HIV Medicine 2011; 12(8):510-5.
  • Tieu HV, Xu G, Bonner S, Spikes P, Egan JE, Goodman K, Stewart K, Koblin BA. Sexual Partner Characteristics, Serodiscordant/Serostatus Unknown Unprotected Anal Intercourse and Disclosure among HIV-infected and Uninfected Black Men Who Have Sex with Men in New York City. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 2011;38(6):548-54.
  • Tieu HV, Murrill C, Xu G, Koblin BA. Sexual Partnering and HIV Risk among Black Men Who Have Sex With Men: New York City. Journal of Urban Health 2010;87:113-21.
  • Tieu HV, Phanuphak N, Ananworanich J, Vatanparast R, Jadwattanakul T, Pharachetsakul N, Mingkwanrungrueng P, Buajoom R, Teeratakulpisarn , Hammer SM, Chiasson MA, Phanuphak P. Acceptability of Circumcision for the Prevention of HIV Among High-risk Heterosexual Men in Thailand. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 2010;37:352-5.
  • Manosuthi W, Tieu HV, Tantanathip P, Mankatitham W, Lueangniyomkul A, Ananworanich J, Avihingsanon A, Siangphoe U, Klongugkara S, Thawornwan U, Suntisuklappon B, Sungkanuparph S, for the N2R Study Team. Clinical Case Definition and Manifestations of Paradoxical Tuberculosis-associated Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome. AIDS 2009;23:2467-71.
  • Tieu HV, Ananworanich J, Avihingsanon A, Apateerapong W, Sirivichayakul S, Klongugkara S, Boonchokchai B, Siangphoe U, Hammer S, Manosuthi W. Immunologic Markers as Predictors of TB-associated Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome in HIV/TB Co-infected Persons in Thailand. AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses 2009;25:1083-9.